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pleasant villas for a wonderful vacation. Wheelchair friendly
Bedroom 2 main villa
Bedroom 1 second villa
Living room second villa
Bedroom 1 main villa
Bedroom 2 second villa
In the main villa you will find the master bedroom equipped with a comfortable Auping double bed. The second bedroom has two hotel style box spring beds, which can also be made up as a double. In the second villa a similar situation. Master bedroom has a comfortable Auping double bed. Second bedroom has two hotel style box spring beds. In this villa you find a very comfortable (200 x 140) Sofabed. Both villas are wheelchair friendly. The new chalet has been constructed to provide extra sleeping space. One very comfortable futon style (200x140) sofabed and 3 single beds in separate room. Including bathroom, we found out that this chalet is perfect for the kids to sleep, or two adults who like their privacy. Pictures soon to follow
Pool / Spa
- 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
- 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
- No refund if you cancel less than 14 days before check-in.
Damage and Incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property that is caused by you or your party during your stay.
Max guests: 12 (sleeps up to 12 adults)
Minimum age of primary renter:
Marciac is located in the 'Gers', also known as Gascony, bordering with the 'Hautes Pyrenees' about one hour from Lourdes and the Pyrenees. Marciac, a typical 'bastide' village, is well known for it famous August Jazz festival. The lovely rolling hills are a perfect backdrop for trips to the numerous beautiful castles just a short ride away. Summer here is warm and sunny, but also spring and autumn have comfortable warm temperatures. Come and see for yourself. If wine is your thing, check out the famous 'Madiran' wines (Chateau Montus) or the the St Mont wines, of which the vines grow next to our property. If you ask any French person about the Gers, generaly the reaction will be: 'on mange bien la bas' (you eat well there). Well, if even the French will tell you that you eat well in the Gers, maybe you should come and try it out. It's worth it!
Other Activities: Marciac Jazz festival. Famous around the world. Always great to see what famous names are coming every year. Over the last few years we had:Sting, Carlos Santana, Joan Baez, The Buena Vista Social Club, to name just a few.
Golf: Within 10 minutes you find the beautiful 'Château de Pallanne'. The 18 hole golf course is located around a splendid 18th century château in a gorgeous setting.
There are several other golf courses within one hour drive from Marciac. You will find that also for a golf vacation with friends, our villas are a perfect starting point.
Hendrik Jan Dadema
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About Hendrik Jan Dadema
Working for one of Europes biggest Tourist organisations and tour operators, we think we have a fair idea about what our guests desire for their well earned vacation when they decide to come to us.
Hendrik Jan Dadema purchased this Villa in 2000
Why Hendrik Jan Dadema chose Tourdun
Fell in love with it when we first saw it in 1999. In the worst time of the year, January. If you like a new property in winter without the beauties of the summer foliage and the warmth of the Southern French summer, it must be good. And it was..... We feel totaly at home there, in winter with the big fireplace as well as the summer with out outdoor kitchen and gorgeous pool. We originaly were looking for something closer to the coast, but this place proved to be so much better. The space, the feeling of safety, you don't feel anymore in the big tourist centers. The friendlyness of the local population and the peace and quiet we find here in our hectic lifes. Why are we renting out our place? Well. due to our work in tourism, we are occupied when others have their holidays. It was a pity to let the place and the pool go unused during our beautiful summers. This is why our guests benefit from this beautiful villa in Gascony.
What makes this Villa unique
When you sit in our cool livingroom in summer with the arched windowdoors wide open and see the Pyrenees in the background. Or have your afternoon tea in the outdoor cuisine close to the pool. Two images that make me feel totally at home. The newly constructed patio with fireplace is great to enjoy at night, or for a comfortable breakfast with the family. The outdoor kitchen is perfect for an afternoon barbecue and offers plenty seats for all of you to enjoy dinner there. We added a small fitnessroom with large windows. You might not want to think about fitness during your vacation. But if you need it, it's there....... The small chalet we recently added is great to accomodate 2 even 4 of our younger guests. a bit more privacy and even your own terrace if you want some peace and quiet. The terrace is build in such a way, it gives the impression of a treehut.